CQ Businesses named as finalists at the Marketing Derby Food and Drink awards


The finalists have been revealed for this year’s Marketing Derby Food and Drink Awards with a number of Cathedral Quarter businesses in the running for awards.

The shortlisted Cathedral Quarter finalists are:

  • Portobello – Excellence in Customer Service (city and county)

  • Blacksmith’s Lounge – Best for Drinking

  • Suds & Soda – Best for Drinking

  • The Blessington Carriage – Best for Drinking

  • The Coffee House at Derby Museums – Best Family Friendly

  • Generations Takeaway – Best Newcomer

  • Lorentes – Best Experience

  • Milk & Honey Deli – Best Cafe

  • The River Kitchen at the Museum of Making – Best Cafe

  • PLANT Café and Bar – Best for sustainability

  • BEAR – Best for sustainability


The winners will be revealed at an awards ceremony, which is set to take place at The Chocolate Factory, on Monday 18 October – We wish everyone the very best of luck!!


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